The table below looks at the statistics for System Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited System Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
System Testing
Rank 114 106 118
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing System Testing 13 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.64% 0.73% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.77% 0.93% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 4
Average salary £35,000 £43,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +62.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £26,150
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,750 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
System Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1688 1498 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.79% 78.43% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1322 1324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

System Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

System Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing System Testing across the Birmingham region.

System Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

System Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing.

1 21 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 19 (54.29%) ISEB
3 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
5 15 (42.86%) Kanban
5 15 (42.86%) Scrum
5 15 (42.86%) UML
6 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
7 10 (28.57%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
9 8 (22.86%) HP UFT
9 8 (22.86%) Finance
10 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
11 6 (17.14%) SQL
12 4 (11.43%) QA
12 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
12 4 (11.43%) AS400
13 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
13 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
13 3 (8.57%) CSS
13 3 (8.57%) XML
13 3 (8.57%) C#
13 3 (8.57%) HTML
13 3 (8.57%) Java
13 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
13 3 (8.57%) VB
13 3 (8.57%) VBA
13 3 (8.57%) .NET
13 3 (8.57%) Release Management

System Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing System Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited System Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI
1 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (5.71%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.86%) OLAP
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) HP UFT
2 2 (5.71%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) Mocha
3 1 (2.86%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
2 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Business Analyst
2 15 (42.86%) Agile Business Analyst
3 11 (31.43%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Automated Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Hardware Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
1 3 (8.57%) CSS
1 3 (8.57%) XML
1 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 1 (2.86%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) AS400
2 2 (5.71%) CCTV
2 2 (5.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.86%) Derivative
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 17 (48.57%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (45.71%) Test Automation
4 15 (42.86%) Kanban
4 15 (42.86%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) UML
5 13 (37.14%) Integration Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
7 7 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 6 (17.14%) Software Testing
9 4 (11.43%) Unit Testing
10 3 (8.57%) SDLC
10 3 (8.57%) Release Management
11 2 (5.71%) SAP Implementation
11 2 (5.71%) Project Management
11 2 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (5.71%) Legacy Data Mapping
11 2 (5.71%) Data Mapping
12 1 (2.86%) Master Data Management
12 1 (2.86%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.57%) VB
2 3 (8.57%) VBA
3 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) ISEB
2 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Business Objects
1 2 (5.71%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.86%) ATG
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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